Shack Night 30th January 2019

Gents Just a reminder its Shack night tonight with Richard GD8EXI running a testing and calibration night .I would like to remind prospective candidates that all application forms for the Advanced Exam have to be in by midnight 31/01/2019 and that tonight is the last club night before the deadline. So far we have 6 Candidates registered.
73’s
Nigel (GD6AFB)

Full licenses Exam to be held

IOMARS is pleased to be able to announce we will be conducting an Advanced License Exam on Sunday 17th February 2019 at the shack in Ballasalla at 14:00 hours . There is obviously a course running at present by Richard GD8EXI with a refresh on the Saturday and Sunday . The exam is open to all who have passed the intermediate and the costs are as follows. Members who have paid their subscritptions on or after the AGM in December 2018 £37.50 non members £47.50 to cover the cost of the hall. Application forms and payments must be received no later than the 30th January 2019 cheques should be made payable to IOMARS. Any issue get in touch with any member of the committee or drop down to the shack on Wednesday nights. Look forward to hearing a whole new bunch of A class licensees.

Exam papers have arrived

Just to advise candidates that the exam papers for this weekend have arrived. Please make sure your at the shack for the exam by no later than 13:30 to ensure we get everyone settled. The foundation candidates I expect will already be there finishing the course. Please remember all practicals must be completed so if there are any outstanding please make sure your at the shack this Wednesday to get them completed. Good Luck and i am looking forward to working you on the air by end of the following week.

IOMARS please to announce new Foundation Course in December

IOMARS are running a foundation course based at the Shack in Ballasalla on Wednesday nights. The theory course will be on the 8/9 the of December at the shack with the exam at 14:00 on Sunday the 9th December 2018. The cost will be £27.50 for members and £37.50 for non members. We can’t do the practical on air until you are registered and need to give at least 2 weeks notice to the RSGB for the exam. I would ask you to fill in the attached application form ASAP and get it to the IOMARS along with payment either via the shack on Wednesday or any committee member. We will not be able to take any applications after November the 24th. It will be in time for Christmas so you can tell your relatives you want that new rig for Christmas.Any queries please email iomars@manx.net

Attention all Intermediate exam Candidates

Ok Guys big day tomorrow 9 new intermediate licenses expected no pressure there ;). The exam is at 17:00 and the Shack will be open and manned from 16:00. Do NOT be late also ensure you have some sort of formal photo id like a driving license or passport plus pencil, calculator (not Phone) and rubber. You will also require your green practical slips without the ID and slips we can not let you sit the exam. Good Luck Nigel

Practicals for the Intermediate Exam tonight

Don’t forget tonight at the Club shack , practicals for Candidates on the intermediate course .Winds are predicted to drop by 19:00 when we are due to start. Everyone welcome helpers and all .Those of you uncertain the address is Mill Road, Ballasalla, IM9 2EG.

Shack Night and Intermediate exam forms

All Just a reminder its shack night tonight in Ballasalla. I have still only had one completed application form for the intermediate exam as of the time of typing this and I need them in before 09:00 on Monday10th. Excellent opportunity to drop in tonight, drop your forms off and say hi to your fellow Radio hams face to face .

A message to all perspective Intermediate Course candidates

As of this moment I have one completed candidate form and accompanying cheque. I need to get the candidates registered two weeks before the exam so the cut off date will be 09:00 Monday 10th of September. If you need my home address to send in the mail please PM or email me I will send you the details. I suggest that candidates start reading the Manual we have 8 copies at the club that we can loan out if you need them. I am hoping to issue more details shortly especially on the practicals in the hope we can get them done before the Course weekends leaving more time for theory.
Regards
Nigel
GD6AFB

Intermediate Exam Application forms

All I have this morning sent out application forms and costs for all those who indicated they wish to take the Intermediate course. Please complete and get back to me or any committee Member ASAP . If you haven’t received an email or have any questions please email me at gd6afb@connectaphone.co.uk. I am also attaching blank Copy of the form here .Look forward to hearing from you and getting some intermeiadte Radio hams on the air shortly .
Regards
Nigel
GD6AFB

EX200-CAF-All levels